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From: 450,00

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Destination(s) 🇺🇸 USA
Distance 1200 km, 750 miles
Duration 41 hours
Operated by Alaska Marine Highway
Sailings Up to 2 Times p/week
2p+Car+Return in our estimation $ 1800
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The ferry from Bellingham and Ketchikan (and or the other way around) is one of the top 1000 crossings of the world in terms of interest from passengers. It takes about 41 hours to make this crossing. The Bellingham – Ketchikan ferry crossing sails approximately Up to 2 times per week.

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Everything about Bellingham-Ketchikan

  • The distance from the harbor (Ketchikan) to the harbor (Bellingham) is about 750 Miles. (1200 km)
  • The Alaska Marine Highway on this route sails up to 2 times per week.
  • The duration of this crossing is 41 hours However keep in mind this can change based on the weather, season, and different ships on the route.
  • Want to book this connection? Try: Alaska Marine Highway
  • Bellingham harbor address: 809 Harris Ave – Bellingham – WA 98225 – USA
  • Ketchikan harbor address: Ketchikan – Ketchikan – AK 99901 – USA

Pricing on the Bellingham-Ketchikan ferry.

If you want to take the ferry to Bellingham or the other way around from Ketchikan to Bellingham the minimal price for a single trip for one person will be close to 450 dollars. This price however can change due to fuel surcharges and things like discounts based on age or what you want to bring along on the ferry

For Bellingham-Ketchikan we calculated that an average price for two persons would be around $ 1800.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Bellingham and Ketchikan is currently operated by: Alaska Marine Highway.

How long does the Bellingham-Ketchikan crossing take?

The travel time of the Bellingham-Ketchikan ferry is around: 41 hours. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Bellingham-Ketchikan ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Bellingham to Ketchikan (or the ferry from Ketchikan to Bellingham) Up to 2 Times p/week. Depending on the season, the amount of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Bellingham and Ketchikan?

The distance between Bellingham and Ketchikan is approximately 745 miles or 1200 km.


From: 450,00

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